• Barclays trading assets balloon as bank gets back in the game

    Barclays reported annual results on Thursday, revealing the huge scale of the firm’s trading balance sheet expansion in 2017, as it scales back up in its historical strength of macro trading. But the low volatility last year weighed on returns, and the growth in the trading book has yet to deliver the profits it hopes for.

    • 22 Feb 2018
  • Volatility and Brexit good for business, says Deutsche Boerse CEO

    Deutsche Boerse's new CEO, Theodor Weimer, said this week that, given the low market volatility of 2017, there were "headwinds" for the exchanges group, but that there was opportunity heading into 2018.

    • 21 Feb 2018
  • CurveGlobal announces new Sonia future

    London Stock Exchange Group's CurveGlobal, an interest rate derivatives platform, on Monday said it would launch a three-month futures contract based on the benchmark rate set to replace sterling Libor, in the second quarter of 2018.

    • 19 Feb 2018
  • ISDA hires finreg firm for CDM development

    The International Swaps and Derivatives Association has hired Regnosys, a finreg company, to develop the conceptual design of the trade association’s common domain model into digital format.

    • 15 Feb 2018
  • CFTC's Giancarlo plans European charm offensive on CCPs

    Christopher Giancarlo, the chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, will visit European regulators in London, Brussels, Frankfurt and Madrid next week in an attempt to defuse European efforts to alter unilaterally the supervision regime for foreign clearing houses.

    • 15 Feb 2018
  • Corporates mull options hedge in new life under IFRS 9

    Corporates have been considering using options to hedge their FX exposure ever since the International Financial Reporting Standard 9 came into effect this year. But interest has been slower to build than some experts had expected.

    • 08 Feb 2018
  • Europe bears lick wounds as S&P 500 takes beating

    Investors who financed bearish European equity positions with US short volatility strategies have been burned as the S&P 500 continued its downward trend on Monday, and realised volatility spiked.

    • 05 Feb 2018
  • Lead MEP demands clearer and simpler procedure on relocation

    EU Parliament rapporteur Danuta Hübner has written a draft report that emphasises the need to "mitigate the discretionary nature" of a draft plan that could force large non-European Union central counterparty clearing houses (CCPs) to relocate to inside the bloc.

    • 02 Feb 2018
  • Eurex jabs at liquidity gripes, revs up for relocation

    The chief strategy officer of Eurex Clearing, Matthias Graulich, has dismissed claims that euro interest rate swap clearing costs would increase substantially if moved to the EU 27 from London, noting that liquidity indicators for the product are already improving at Eurex.

    • 01 Feb 2018
  • Deriv, cap market groups join forces on Libor

    Trade associations representing derivatives and capital markets have published a road map that they hope will lay the path to a smooth transition away from “ibor” interest rate benchmarks.

    • 01 Feb 2018
  • SPD Bank to fire up London ops next week

    Shanghai Pudong Development Bank is set to open its newly authorised UK branch for business next week, with initial plans for wholesale banking and vanilla securities trading.

    • 01 Feb 2018

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 71,795.24 248 8.65%
2 JPMorgan 59,685.75 255 7.19%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 52,401.35 173 6.31%
4 Barclays 50,153.02 148 6.04%
5 Deutsche Bank 44,937.03 167 5.41%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Deutsche Bank 9,857.42 14 13.05%
2 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 7,833.35 12 10.37%
3 Goldman Sachs 5,773.27 11 7.65%
4 Citi 4,606.54 14 6.10%
5 BNP Paribas 4,132.76 19 5.47%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Goldman Sachs 2,546.04 12 11.21%
2 JPMorgan 1,732.54 10 7.63%
3 Credit Suisse 1,727.84 7 7.61%
4 Deutsche Bank 1,465.10 11 6.45%
5 Citi 1,285.41 7 5.66%